John Leguizamo just inked a deal to star in the ABC pilot Only Fools and Horses and has also signed on for two film roles, one in the director Ridley Scott’s The Counselor, where Leguizamo will play a not-so-nice drug dealer. This film is written by Cormac McCarthy and stars Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Penelope Cruz and Cameron Diaz.
The second film, Kick-Ass 2 , the sequel to the 2012 Kick-Ass superhero action comedy, is written by Jeff Wadlow, and Leguizamo will play Javier, the bodyguard assigned to protect aspiring evil guy Red Mist, played by Christopher Mintz-Plasse once again in the sequel. Other actors reprising their roles from the original Kick-Ass areMintz-Plasse. Aaron Johnson, Chloe Moretz and Nicolas Cage. John Leguizamo is repped by UTA and managed by The collective.